Four arrests made following vehicle stop
PALATINE BRIDGE — Two males and two female juveniles were arrested on March 17 on drug charges following a traffic stop in the village for alleged erratic driving.
Deven James Allman, 22, of 598 Madison Ave., Apt., 3, Albany was charged with driving while ability impaired by drugs and seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance.
Jayce Anthony Scheuer, 24, of 593 Cutler St., Schenectady was charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, unlawful possession of marijuana and second-degree forgery.
A 17-year-old adolescent offender was charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance.
A 16-year-old adolescent offender was charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance.
Montgomery County sheriff’s deputies said they conducted a traffic stop on March 17 on East Grand Street in the village of Palatine Bridge after a traffic complaint was made for erratic operation. The vehicle which was being driven by Allman was also previously reported stolen in Fulton County, according to a press release.
During the traffic stop, Allman, Scheuer and two female juveniles were detained for questioning. During a search of the vehicle, deputies found controlled substances, marijuana and various controlled substance paraphernalia consistent with crack cocaine and heroin use.
Allman, who was allegedly driving the vehicle was also found to have a warrant out for his arrest in Albany County. However, extradition was declined.
Scheuer, who was initially only going to be charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and unlawful possession of a marijuana, allegedly provided a fraudulent name and birthdate and knowingly signed his official booking record with the fraudulent name. Therefore, Scheuer was additionally charged with second-degree forgery, according to the press release.
Allman and Scheuer were released on appearance tickets to appear at later dates. Additional charges may be pending through Fulton County. Both female juveniles were charged as adolescent offenders. Both were released to their respective guardians and are scheduled to appear at Montgomery County Probation at a later date.